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The Nation's #1 Ranked On-Campus Housing

2020 Best Colleges ranked by NicheGet ready to unpack, share memorable moments, and develop lasting friendships.

With modern facilities, exceptional dining options, and vast recreational opportunities, it is no surprise that when compared to other public universities, SVSU is ranked #1 IN THE NATION for the best college dorms and ranked IN THE TOP 30 for best college campus!

Residential Life at Saginaw Valley State University promotes the well-being of on-campus residents by fostering academic growth and personal success in a safe and inclusive living environment. It is our priority to elevate students living on campus to become responsible, empowered and actively engaged members of our community.

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I honestly love the housing at SVSU! Living on campus helped me create connections, meet new friends, and be more outgoing.

— Indigo Dudley, Music & Communication
Saginaw, MI


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Great selection of on campus dining options

Living Center North housing

The nation's #1 housing

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SVSU is committed to enhancing diversity and building an inclusive environment through comprehensive programs and professional development for faculty and staff, as well as, providing intellectual and cultural opportunities that enrich the lives of residents within the surrounding community.


Housing Operations
Curtiss 118
(989) 964-4255

Residential Life
Curtiss 114
(989) 964-4410

Dining Services
Curtiss Hall 122
(989) 964-4252